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afton city council
November 21, 2015
Brush burning regulations for Afton’s Old Village move forward
Afton residents may soon have their burning questions answered regarding brush burning in the Old Village. Afton Planning Commission gave the green light to a proposed burning policy during its Nov. 2 meeting. The policy will next move on to Afton City Council for discussion....
November 21, 2015 - 7:42am
October 29, 2015
Afton, Lake St. Croix Beach at odds over wastewater system
Afton City Council may have finally reached its breaking point in regard to all of the contentious feelings the residents and officials of Lake...
October 29, 2015 - 12:56am
Afton administrator receives positive job evaluation
Afton City Council conducted City Administrator Ron Moorse’s annual evaluation during a closed workshop on Oct. 19. During the Oct. 20 regular...
October 29, 2015 - 12:13am
October 14, 2015
Complaint to council: Burning embers fall on historic properties in Afton
Afton Planning Commission found itself in a heated discussion last week – sort of. Planning Commission discussed possible burning regulations...
October 14, 2015 - 7:46am
October 5, 2015
Construction delayed for treatment site in Afton
Afton City Council learned during its Sept. 15 regular meeting that construction of its wastewater treatment site has been delayed until spring. Initially...
October 5, 2015 - 9:42am
October 4, 2015
Burning permits discussed
Afton City Council discussed the issuance of burning permits in the Old Village during its Sept. 15 meeting. The Lower St. Croix Valley Fire...
October 4, 2015 - 12:52am
October 2, 2015
Noise regulations waived for benefit
Afton City Council approved a request to waive its noise ordinance regulations during its Sept. 15 meeting. The request, from Jon and Elizabeth...
October 2, 2015 - 12:51am
September 30, 2015
Would-be wedding venue generates complaints
It’s been nearly two years since Afton City Council voted against a proposed ordinance to allow commercial wedding venues on agricultural properties....
September 30, 2015 - 5:56pm
September 25, 2015
Preliminarily, Afton approves 13 percent tax increase
Preliminary levy can still be lowered in advance of final approval Dec. 15 By Amber Kispert-Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Afton City...
September 25, 2015 - 12:00pm
July 23, 2015
Afton City Council considers citywide high-speed Internet proposals
Afton City Council is working to bring its residents into the digital age. Afton City Council discussed the possibility of providing high-speed...
July 23, 2015 - 7:59am
July 12, 2015
SavATree subdivision approved
Afton City Council approved a subdivision during its June 16 meeting. The subdivision, for property on the southeast corner of the intersection...
July 12, 2015 - 12:43am
July 10, 2015
Variance approved for steep driveway in Afton
Afton City Council approved a variance during its June 16 meeting. The variance, for a property along 15th Street owned by Matt Twomey, will...
July 10, 2015 - 12:41am
July 8, 2015
Donation approved for Youth Service Bureau
Afton City Council approved a $700 donation to the Washington County Youth Service Bureau during its June 16 meeting. Following a presentation...
July 8, 2015 - 12:39am
July 6, 2015
Lundquists will host block party
Afton City Council approved a special event permit for a block party during its June 16 meeting. The permit was requested by William Lundquist...
July 6, 2015 - 12:37am
July 4, 2015
Afton honors request for future Mount Hope Cemetery burial
Afton City Council granted a request from a resident seeking to be buried at Mount Hope Cemetery during its June 16 meeting. Afton resident...
July 4, 2015 - 12:35am